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SilverStone Annouces Air Penetrator AP181

OCZ Announces the StealthXStream 2 Power Supply Series

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SilverStone Annouces Air Penetrator AP181

SilverStone annouced the new Air Penetrator AP181 fan that is able to focus airflow into a column that can be channeled through various obstacles inside the modern computer case for more efficient cooling performance.

Compared with traditional fans, where airflow spreads outward and further loses focus with resistance added (e.g. filters, fan guards, etc.), Air Penetrator fan's original blade and grille designs can create enough pressure to push air as far as 1 meter away with minimal fan speed and noise. Here's a video demonstration:


  • Model No.: Sst-Ap181
  • Color: Black
  • Bearing: Sleeve
  • Rated Voltage: 12V DC
  • Start Voltage: 10.8V DC (in the low-rpm mode)
  • Rated Current: 0.45A
  • Rated Power: 5.4W
  • Speed: 700rpm/1200rpm
  • Effective Airflow Range: 1.2m/3m
  • Airflow: 80 CFM ~ 130 CFM, 1.9m/s/3.1m/s (measured at fan exit)
  • Static Pressure: Max. 1.1 ~ 2.45 mmH2O
  • Noise Level: 18dbA/34dbA
  • Dimensions: 180mm (L) X 180mm (W) X 32mm (H)

The recommended retail price is 16, excluding VAT.

Source: SilverStone Technology

OCZ Announces the StealthXStream 2 Power Supply Series

OCZ Technology Group announced the StealthXStream 2 Power Supply Series. Available in up to 700W configurations, the StealthXStream 2 is well-suited for driving higher-end systems and provides sufficient output to power dual-GPU and CPU platforms (SLI and CrossFire Ready).

The series features 80-Plus Certified high efficiencies on all models, converting up to a full 85% of AC to DC power at typical loads. The StealthXStream 2 provides Universal Input and Active PFC (Power Factor Correction) to effectively regulate input voltage and maintain a stable supply of power in a compact ATX form factor to accommodate virtually all computer towers.

Available in 400W, 500W, 600W, and 700W models, all OCZ StealthXStream 2 power supplies come backed with a three year OCZ PowerSwap Warranty.

OCZ StealthXStream 2 700W Power Supply specifications:

  • Part numbers: 400W - OCZ400SXS2, 500W - OCZ500SXS2, 600W - OCZ600SXS2, 700W - OCZ700SXS2
  • 150 x 140 x 86mm (W x L x H)
  • ATX12V v2.2 and EPS12V
  • Main connector: 20+4-pin ATX
  • Non-Modular
  • High efficiency: 83% @ 115V (typical load), 85% @ 230V (typical load)
  • 80+ Certified
  • Overvoltage/Overcurrent/Short-Circuit protection
  • Active PFC
  • MTBF: 100,000 hours
  • OCZ PowerWhisper Technology
  • 120mm ball-bearing fan
  • 3 year warranty backed by OCZ's exclusive PowerSwap Warranty replacement program.
  • 700W model connectors:
    • 20+4-pin ATX
    • 4+4-pin CPU
    • 6-pin PCIe
    • 6+2-pin PCIe
    • 6 x Peripheral
    • 2 x Floppy
    • 6 x SATA
  • 600W model connectors:
    • 20+4-pin ATX
    • 4+4-pin CPU
    • 6-pin PCIe
    • 6+2-pin PCIe
    • 5 x Peripheral
    • 1 x Floppy
    • 3 x SATA
  • 400W, 500W models connectors:
    • 20+4-pin ATX
    • 4-pin CPU
    • 6-pin PCIe
    • 4 x Peripheral
    • 1 x Floppy
    • 3 x SATA

Source: OCZ Technology Group

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